Chiwawa Mountain/Lyman Glacier

Trip

Intermediate Alpine Climb - Chiwawa Mountain/Lyman Glacier

This is supposed to a good first alpine ice climb. Given the low snow year I'm not sure what conditions we will find on the route. Be solid on the approach and ready for adventure.

Info
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  • Sat, Aug 22, 2015 — Sun, Aug 23, 2015
  • Seattle Climbing
  • Climbing
  • Intermediate Alpine
  • Adults
  • Intermediate Mountaineering Climb, Strenuous
  • Challenging

TBD

Please, email me if interested. This is leader permission required climb.

Route/Place

Chiwawa Mountain/Lyman Glacier


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Required Equipment

Required Equipment

  • The Ten Essentials
  • Mountain boots that can accept crampons (not hiking boots)
  • Crampons
  • An ice axe (not technical ice tools)
  • A sleeping bag rated to +20 degrees or colder
  • A sleeping pad
  • A back pack (40 to 60 liters)
  • Webbing and accessory cords
  • 6 straight gate carabiners
  • 2 locking carabiners
  • Large pear-shaped locking carabiner
  • Belay device
  • Climbing harness
  • Helmet
  • Chock pick (nut tool)
  • Rescue pulley
  • Fleece or puffy jacket
  • Rain jacket and full-zip rain pants
  • Belay gloves
  • Warm gloves or mittens
  • Cordellete
  • Picket or other relevant protection
  • Extra webbing or cord
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